| May 26, 2010
San Diego firefighters made quick work putting out a University Heights house fire today. The fire on the 4300 bloxk of Alabama street broke out a little before 6pm Wednesday evening.
| May 4, 2010
| 6:33 PM
An unattended candle sparked a house fire in University Heights Tuesday, according to fire dispatchers.
The fire was reported just after 3 p.m. in the 2900 block of Copley Avenue. Firefighters had the blaze under control by about 3:15 p.m. Helicopter...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 7:17 AM
Cops are on the hunt for a heavyset man who brutally beat and raped a woman in the Bronx.
Police say on Sunday, February 27, a 30-year-old woman was grabbed from behind by the suspect on a street in University Heights.
The man pulled her pants down,...
| Apr 10, 2011
| 8:09 PM
As the April 18 tax date looms, tax advisors, who anticipate last minute customers to flood their offices for assistance, give tips to make the process quick.
The University Heights H&R Block advisors expect to see about 200 people during the last week....
| Oct 27, 2011
| 8:12 AM
SAN DIEGO - A suspected drunken driver crashed into a lamp post, sending it crashing down near people seated outside a coffee house in University Heights early Wednesday morning, witnesses said.
"I watched this car go across the street and slam into...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:25 PM
A 4-year-old boy is fighting for his life Wednesday after being shot in the face during an apparent robbery, police said. The suspect in the shooting was also critically wounded.
According to authorities, the child, identified as Cincer Balthazar, was...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 2:28 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Flames tore through a University Heights apartment Tuesday, displacing a woman and killing her cat and dogs, authorities reported.
The blaze in the 4500 block of Campus Avenue erupted about 10 a.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 3:10 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Authorities sought Wednesday to determine who ignited a late-night fire that caused an estimated $75,000 worth of damage to a University Heights church.
The non-injury blaze at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in the 2000 block of Adams...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 8:34 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A fire broke out at a church in University Heights Friday for the second time in 10 days, and arson was suspected, authorities said.
The noninjury fire at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in the 2000 block of Adams Avenue was reported...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 3:52 PM
SAN DIEGO -- An arsonist made a failed attempt early Tuesday to spark a blaze at a University Heights church that was damaged twice last month by maliciously set fires, prompting a reward of up $10,000 to be offered.
A caller reported seeing a...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput is calling on Catholics angered by plans to close 45 elementary schools and four high schools in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to direct their energies to getting their elected officials to support school...